Friday Pulse


4-day week

Fully flexible hours

Friday Pulse
Flexa100 2024Industry awards 2023
4-day week
Fully flexible hours

Friday Pulse

Smart people data for successful teams

Helping people feel happier and more engaged at work

We asked employees of Friday Pulse how satisfied they were with flexible working, and this is what they told us

Employees are very happy with their working location freedom
Employees are very happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Employees are largely happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
Employees feel that flexible working is part of the culture
Employees feel they have complete autonomy over getting their work done

Company benefits

Open to part-time employees
Open to compressed hours
4-day week
Enhanced maternity leave – full pay for 6 weeks; 50% pay for following 20 weeks
Enhanced paternity leave – 6 weeks of leave; full pay for 2 weeks & 50% pay for 4 weeks
Shared parental leave
Work from anywhere scheme
Co-working space allowance
Teambuilding days
What Friday Pulse employees think

Mentions of

"I love the fact that the CEO really cares about the staff and does his best to implement a culture around being happy at work. For example, we've been a four-day-week company for over two years now, which was a sign of him trying to practice what he preaches in terms of wellbeing!"

- Anonymous Friday Pulse employee

Working at Friday Pulse

Company employees


Gender diversity (male:female)

40% M; 60% F

Office locations

Finsbury Park

Funding levels


Hiring Countries

United Kingdom
Awards & Achievements

Flexa100 2024

Emerging companies

Industry awards 2023

Recruitment & HRTech

About us

We run an employee engagement platform that helps organisations measure and improve team happiness and culture. It does this through a clever blend of short weekly check-ins, combined with quarterly deeper dives and bespoke reporting.

We're a friendly, open bunch - keen on being happy at work ourselves! - and feel that our platform's secret sauce is its blend of psychology and statistics. Human-centred without being fluffy; statistically robust without going into data overload.

Friday Pulse launched at the start of 2018, and represents the culmination of over 10 years of our founder Nic Marks' work in creating and refining employee engagement surveys.

Flexible working at Friday Pulse

🌸 We want our staff to feel happy at work - and encouraging flexibility and autonomy is a key part of that. We want everyone at Friday Pulse to feel valued, respected and to have control over how they work for us.

🎈We're a four-day week company where staff typically work either Monday-Thursday or Tuesday-Friday. We're also flexible within this, with each team agreeing changes and cover amongst themselves.

🦑 All team members can be very flexible in terms of location, with flexibility in hours varying by job role (e.g. Support may generally need to be more available during 'standard' office hours than, say, Marketing).

🍃 We're a remote-first company that has a London-based co-work available for staff to use when they would like to. Most London-based workers tend to come in once a week, but this isn't a requirement.

🦋 We're moving towards a company-wide meet-up once a month for those that can travel to London and also typically have an all-company team-building afternoon once a quarter.

Approach to diversity & inclusion

Increasing happiness at work is the key reason Friday Pulse exists, so we want our company itself to be a welcoming and diverse place. Although we aspire to inclusivity, we've definitely still got a long way to go. We'd love you to be a part of our growth, so please do check in with any questions, concerns or needs 🌞
What do we think of Friday Pulse?

Friday Pulse is all about staff happiness, it's in their veins! After chatting with George and Megan, it was easy to realise this is a place that genuinely cares about their employees, and fully understand the benefits of having flexibility in the workplace. A company with a great mission, and fantastic benefits... great work guys!

Awards & Achievements

Flexa100 2024

Emerging companies

Industry awards 2023

Recruitment & HRTech

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